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The Resource Speculation : within and about science, Peter Achinstein

Speculation : within and about science, Peter Achinstein

Label
Speculation : within and about science
Title
Speculation
Title remainder
within and about science
Statement of responsibility
Peter Achinstein
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Scientific speculation: scientific assumptions without evidence
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achinstein, Peter
Dewey number
501
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.A26829 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Methodologie
  • Philosophie
  • Wissenschaft
Label
Speculation : within and about science, Peter Achinstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scientific speculation: a pragmatic approach -- The complex story of simplicity: ontological and epistemic speculations -- Non-epistemic simplicity: Maxwell, Newton, and speculation -- Holism vs. particularism: an ethical debate ("find the ether") -- The ultimate speculation: a "theory of everything" (what is it, and why should we want one?) -- Summing up
Control code
1041193590
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 276 pages
Isbn
9780190615055
Lccn
2018013689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1041193590
Label
Speculation : within and about science, Peter Achinstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scientific speculation: a pragmatic approach -- The complex story of simplicity: ontological and epistemic speculations -- Non-epistemic simplicity: Maxwell, Newton, and speculation -- Holism vs. particularism: an ethical debate ("find the ether") -- The ultimate speculation: a "theory of everything" (what is it, and why should we want one?) -- Summing up
Control code
1041193590
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 276 pages
Isbn
9780190615055
Lccn
2018013689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1041193590

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